Teacher of the year finalist: Mary Anne Maginot
Position: Math teacher at Nolan Middle School, 12 years
Years in district: 25
Previous positions: Math teacher at Haile and Lincoln middle schools Age: 63 Hometown: Originally from Massachusetts, lives in Palmetto
Education: Bachelor's degree from Stonehill College, master's degree from Nova Southeastern University. Family: Husband, Jim, district manager for Burger King. Two children, Andrea, 34, married, and Jessica, 33, married with two children, Riley and Benjamin.